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Browsing: Diary of John Quincy Adams, Volume 1


Docno: ADMS-03-01-02-0006-0002-0005

Author: Adams, John Quincy
Date: 1784-09-05

[5th.]

Sunday dined at Mr. Grand's1 at Passy. Went after dinner to the Chateau de la Muette2 and saw the Dauphin.
1. Ferdinand Grand, the Paris banker of the American ministers, lived at La Chaise, Passy (MHS, Procs., 54 [1920]: 107–108).
2. The Château de la Muette, originally a hunting lodge in the Bois de Boulogne, was rebuilt by Louis XV, and Louis XVI often resided there (Larousse, Grand dictionnaire universel).
Cite web page as: Founding Families: Digital Editions of the Papers of the Winthrops and the Adamses, ed.C. James Taylor. Boston: Massachusetts Historical Society, 2014.
http://www.masshist.org/apde2/